Sri Lankans seek historic series win in SA

2019-02-20 22:15

Sri Lankan captain Dimuth Karunaratne said he wanted his players to continue playing with a smile on their faces as they seek to a Test series.

Karunaratne 'in no danger' after shocking bouncer hit

2019-02-02 11:16

Sri Lankan opener Dimuth Karunaratne is in "no danger" after being stretchered off in a neck brace following a nasty hit from a bouncer by Pat Cummins in Canberra.

Sri Lanka aim for 1st Test win in Australia

2019-01-23 07:57

Sri Lanka may have its best chance to win a cricket test in Australia when it faces an unsettled Australian lineup in a day-night match in Brisbane from Thursday.

England remove Sri Lanka's top 3 with victory in sight

2018-11-09 09:41

England made strides towards a big victory in the first Test in Galle, removing Sri Lanka's top three before lunch on the fourth day as thunderstorms held off.

Series so far: Karunaratne 330 Proteas 323

2018-07-21 15:50

One Sri Lankan boasting more runs than they do in three full innings sums up SA’s wretchedness so far on tour, writes Rob Houwing.

Injured Sri Lanka opener out of West Indies tour

2018-05-11 16:55

Sri Lanka's injured opener Dimuth Karunaratne was left out of a 17-man squad for the three-match Test series against the West Indies.

Sri Lanka struggle despite Karunaratne fifty

2017-11-24 11:15

Opener Dimuth Karunaratne hit a gritty half-century as Sri Lanka struggled against India's persistent bowling on the opening day of the second Test.

Karunaratne misses double but Sri Lanka in command

2017-10-07 17:28

Opener Dimuth Karunaratne missed a maiden double hundred by four runs but still put Sri Lanka on a strong footing in the second day-night Test in Dubai.

Karunaratne puts Sri Lanka in strong position

2017-10-06 20:56

Dimuth Karunaratne compiled a brilliant century to put Sri Lanka in a commanding position on the opening day of the second day-night Test.

Karunaratne ton makes India toil

2017-08-06 09:57

Overnight batsman Dimuth Karunaratne hit an unbeaten century to keep up Sri Lanka's fight during their follow-on against India on day four of the second Test.


Durban offers faint hope for beleaguered Sri Lanka

2019-02-11 13:21

The odds appear to be stacked against Sri Lanka in their two-Test series against South Africa, which starts at Kingsmead on Wednesday.

Sri Lankan opener hit by bouncer, stretchered off

2019-02-02 11:00

Opener Dimuth Karunaratne was rushed to hospital after a frightening blow by a bouncer as Sri Lanka chased a massive Australian first innings total in Canberra.

Superb Stokes sparks England fightback

2018-11-15 09:24

Brilliant fielding by Ben Stokes enabled England to end a key stand between Dimuth Karunaratne and Dhananjaya de Silva as Sri Lanka reached 139 for 4 at lunch.

Sri Lanka warns players of match-fixing approaches

2018-08-28 10:44

Sri Lanka cricket chiefs on Tuesday raised a new match-fixing alert after "suspicious individuals" were kicked out of a Twenty20 game.

Karunaratne keeps Proteas at bay in Galle

2018-07-12 09:22

Opener Dimuth Karunaratne hit an unbeaten 37 as Sri Lanka made a solid start against South Africa on the opening day of the first Test in Galle.

Karunaratne in doubt for West Indies tour

2018-05-02 17:20

Sri Lanka opener Dimuth Karunaratne has fractured a finger in practice, officials said Wednesday, and is in doubt for a West Indies tour.

Pakistan fight as Karunaratne lifts Sri Lanka

2017-10-07 20:09

Sri Lankan opener Dimuth Karunaratne hit a career best 196 which left Pakistan fighting to avoid defeat in the second day-night Test in Dubai.

Karunaratne joins 3,000 Test run club

2017-10-07 16:12

Sri Lankan opener Dimuth Karunaratne Saturday completed 3,000 Test runs during his marathon knock in the second and final Test against Pakistan in Dubai.

Karunaratne leads Sri Lanka fightback in first Test

2017-09-28 16:03

Dimuth Karunaratne fell short of a deserved century as he anchored Sri Lanka's fightback on the opening day of the first Test against Pakistan.

Karunaratne, Mendis resist rampaging India

2017-08-05 12:39

Dimuth Karunaratne and Kusal Mendis hit fighting half-centuries to keep Sri Lanka afloat during their follow-on against India on day three of the second Test.

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